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252 Arts and Culture Grants for California

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Grants to USA Teachers, Scholars, and Researchers for Humanities Research Projects

Deadline 09/23/20

Grants of $6,000 to USA teachers, scholars, and researchers for scholarly research projects in the humanities disciplines. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take several weeks to complete. Applications are welcome from scholars in all humanities an...

GrantWatch ID#: 151116

Grants to USA Recent Graduates, Professionals, and Graduate Students for International Study...

Deadline 10/13/20

Grants to USA college graduates, young professionals, and graduate students for international exchange programs. Funding is intended to provide students with opportunities for research, teaching, and learning in a wide range of disciplines. Program opportunities includ...

GrantWatch ID#: 186910

Grants to USA and Japan Nonprofits for Collaborative K-12 Education Programs

Deadline 12/15/20

Grants to USA and Japan nonprofit organizations for educational projects that enable K-12 youth to learn about each other’s culture, country, and society. Applicants must submit an LOI prior to submitting a full application. Funding is intended to meet needs at the p...

GrantWatch ID#: 150593

Grants to USA Academics and Professionals for Research and Teaching Opportunities Abroad

Deadline 09/15/20

Grants to USA academics and professionals to participate in research and teaching in a broad range of disciplines. Funding will support work at qualifying institutions, research centers, and organizations throughout the world. Opportunities are open to university and c...

GrantWatch ID#: 159878

Grants to USA Nonprofits and Agencies for Arts and Culture Programs that Address Community I...

Deadline 08/06/20

Grants to USA and territories government agencies and nonprofits for collaborative arts and cultural projects that address community issues. Applicants are advised that required registrations must be completed prior to applying. Eligible projects are those that utilize...

GrantWatch ID#: 172667

Grants to California Nonprofits and Agencies for Community Benefit Programs in Eligible Regi...

Deadline 08/07/20

Grants to California nonprofit organizations and public agencies for programs that benefit the community in eligible regions. Program areas include youth and children, community development, animal welfare and environment, historic preservation, arts and culture, and h...

GrantWatch ID#: 180122

Grants to USA Nonprofits, IHEs, and Agencies to Develop and Produce Humanities Television, F...

Deadline 08/12/20

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations, government agencies, tribal governments, and institutions of higher education to develop and produce humanities-related media projects. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take up to one month to complete. Fundi...

GrantWatch ID#: 178021

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, and IHEs for Humanities-Themed Documentary Films

Deadline 08/12/20

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations, government agencies, and IHEs to produce and distribute humanities-themed documentary films and film series. Interested applicants are advised that required registrations may take as long as one month to complete. Funding is inten...

GrantWatch ID#: 186318

Grants to California Nonprofits, Agencies, K-14 Schools, and Colleges for Education Programs

Deadline 08/14/20

Grants of up to $10,000 to California nonprofit organizations, government agencies, K-14 schools, and community colleges for education programs in communities where the funding source has a business presence. Funding is primarily intended to support projects and progra...

GrantWatch ID#: 159004

Fellowships and Hosting Opportunities to California Artists, Art Administrators, and Arts Or...

Deadline 08/14/20

Fellowships of $50,000 to California artists and arts administrators of color and grants of $35,000 to arts and culture organizations for experiences that promote a more diverse workforce. Fellowships are intended to enhance cultural and racial equity in the arts arena...

GrantWatch ID#: 185917
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Award to a USA Individual to Honor Contributions to Community Development

Deadline 08/14/20

Award of $30,000 to a USA individual to recognize artistic contributions that have enhanced the community. The award recipient will also receive additional financial and in-kind support for further learning, collaboration, and professional development. The purpose of t...

GrantWatch ID#: 190875
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Award to a USA, Canada, or International Individual for Excellence in Historical Musical Perf...

Deadline 08/15/20

Award of $2,000 to recognize a USA, Canada, or International scholar or performer for outstanding contributions to historical musical performing practices. Awards are intended to subsidize the publication costs of articles, monographs or editions, as well as public per...

GrantWatch ID#: 158738

Grants to California Nonprofits for Community Benefit Services

Deadline 08/15/20

Grants to California nonprofit organizations that provide assistance to animal rescue organizations, land conservation groups, organizations that promote agricultural initiatives, and civic organizations.  Although the grant is open to out-of-state applicants, Califor...

GrantWatch ID#: 171333

Grants to California Nonprofits to Improve the Quality of Life in Local Communities

Deadline 08/15/20

Grants to California nonprofit organizations to address local needs and improve the quality of life in communities in which the funding source has a business presence. While the primary focus for funding is education, programs in the areas of arts and culture, human we...

GrantWatch ID#: 177663

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Individuals for Research Projects Related to Classi...

Deadline 08/15/20

Grants to USA, Canada, and International individuals for scholarly research related to music. Proposals may be submitted at any stage of research. Eligible applicants include faculty, independent scholars, and students writing dissertations. The purpose of this program...

GrantWatch ID#: 181872

Award to a USA Emerging Fiction Author for a Compilation of Short Fiction

Deadline 08/15/20

Award of $25,000 to a USA emerging fiction author for a compilation of short fiction. The award is intended to give the author the financial backing necessary to go on and create further excellent works of fiction. Works submitted for consideration must be published in...

GrantWatch ID#: 190602

Award to a USA Poet to Recognize an Outstanding Collection of Poetry

Deadline 08/15/20

Award of $5,000 to a USA poet to recognize an outstanding book-length collection of poetry. Eligible works may be written in any poetic style and have significantly contributed to American poetry. Submissions are accepted from literary agents or publishers. All winners...

GrantWatch ID#: 190604

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Entertainment Industry Workers for Support During th...

Deadline 08/16/20

Grants of $1,000 to USA, Canada, and International entertainment-industry workers for support during the Coronavirus (COVID-19) health crisis. Funding is intended to mitigate the impact of the cancellation or postponement of concerts, tours, and festivals that were sch...

GrantWatch ID#: 189238

Grants to California Nonprofits, Schools, and Groups to Support Arts and Culture in Eligible...

Deadline 08/17/20

Grants of up to $2,500, grants of up to $5,000, and grants of up to $7,500 to California nonprofit organizations, schools, and parent groups to support arts and culture in eligible locations. Funding is intended to support artistic programming, arts education, and capa...

GrantWatch ID#: 161474

Grants to USA and United Kingdom Nonprofit Cultural Institutions for Collaborative Projects ...

Deadline 08/18/20

Grants to USA and United Kingdom nonprofit cultural institutions, including IHEs and agencies, for collaborative projects to advance the use of digital technology in research. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take several weeks to complete. Applic...

GrantWatch ID#: 189833

Grants to California Nonprofits and Individuals for Arts Programs for Youth in Eligible Regio...

Deadline 10/26/20 LOI Date: 08/20/20

Grants to California nonprofit organizations and individuals for performing arts programs for youth in eligible regions. Applicants must submit a letter of interest prior to submitting a full application. Funding is intended to provide resources and build partnerships ...

GrantWatch ID#: 173787

Grants to California Nonprofits in Eligible Locations for Cultural Initiatives to Benefit th...

Deadline 08/20/20

Grants to California nonprofit organizations in eligible locations for cultural initiatives to benefit the local community. Funding is intended for in-person and virtual programs, events, art, and activities. Priority is given to projects that celebrate diversity, foll...

GrantWatch ID#: 190971

Fellowships to USA, Canada, and International Individuals to Share Innovative and Unique Ide...

Deadline 08/24/20

Fellowships to USA, Canada, and International individuals to attend a multidisciplinary conference centered around the sharing of innovative ideas. Fellows represent a broad range of fields, and may include, but are not limited to, entrepreneurs, scientists, human righ...

GrantWatch ID#: 173665
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Grants to USA Nonprofits and Agencies to Support Humanities Fellowships

Deadline 08/26/20

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations, government agencies, and tribes to support fellowships that facilitate quality research and advanced study. Required registrations may take several weeks to complete. Funding is intended to support institutions that provide fellow...

GrantWatch ID#: 164803

Grants to USA Artists for Urgent Financial Support During the COVID-19 Pandemic

Deadline 08/26/20

Grants of $5,000 to USA individual artists for urgent financial support during the Coronavirus (COVID-19) health crisis. Funding is intended to assist artists who are experiencing severe financial setbacks due to the pandemic. Practicing artists must be able to demonst...

GrantWatch ID#: 188958
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Grants to California Nonprofits for Projects to Benefit Local Residents and Communities

Deadline 08/27/20

Grants to California nonprofit organizations in eligible locations for a wide range of projects and activities to benefit the local residents and communities. Funding areas include cultural, adult and youth services, medical, education, community activities, and enviro...

GrantWatch ID#: 174076
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Grants to California Nonprofits and Artists for Arts Projects Benefiting Local Communities

Deadline 09/21/20 Conference Date: 08/27/20

Grants of up to $10,000 to California artists and nonprofit arts organizations in San Francisco, Alameda, and Contra Costa Counties for innovative arts projects benefiting local communities. Funding is intended to support projects in the areas of music, visual arts, fe...

GrantWatch ID#: 177939

Grants to California Individual Artists for Performing and Media Arts Projects

Deadline 08/28/20

Grants of up to $8,000 to California artists in eligible counties to support the development of performing and media arts projects. Funding may be used for artist fees, consulting fees, and project-related travel expenses or materials. Eligible applicants are located i...

GrantWatch ID#: 173161

Grants to California Nonprofits for Capital Expenditures

Deadline 08/28/20

Grants to California nonprofit organizations in eligible areas for capital expenditures. Funding is intended for community services in the areas of education, health, social services, and cultural arts. The purpose of funding is to enhance the quality of life for local...

GrantWatch ID#: 177027
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Grants to California Nonprofits and Agencies to Benefit the Community in Eligible Regions

Deadline 08/28/20

Grants to California nonprofit organizations, government agencies, and public agencies for a wide range of projects that benefit the community in eligible regions. Requests for specific purposes will be given preference over requests for general operating expenses. App...

GrantWatch ID#: 178403

Grants to California Nonprofits to Mitigate the Adverse Financial Impact of COVID-19

Deadline 08/28/20

Grants of up to $5,000 to California nonprofit organizations in eligible locations to mitigate the adverse financial impact of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. Funding is intended to benefit local organizations that have been economically impacted by the emergency ...

GrantWatch ID#: 191377

Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States for Projects to Benefit Communities

Deadline 08/31/20

Grants of up to $15,000 to USA nonprofit organizations in multiple states to benefit eligible communities. Funding is intended to support programs and services in the areas of arts and culture, civic and community development, environment and conservation, and youth an...

GrantWatch ID#: 173985
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Fellowships to USA Descendants of Native American Tribes and Hawaii and Alaska Natives to Sh...

Deadline 08/31/20

Fellowships of $5,000 to USA individual members and descendants of a Native American tribe and Alaska and Hawaii Natives to sustain, preserve, and share cultural knowledge. The program will provide recipients with both financial and technical support. Recipients will b...

GrantWatch ID#: 174413
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Fellowships to USA Native Artists for Support to Start or Expand an Arts Enterprise

Deadline 08/31/20

Fellowships of $5,000 to USA Native artists for support to start or expand an arts enterprise. The program offers extended networking opportunities, technical support, professional development guidance, a base of working capital, and access to new market options. Fundi...

GrantWatch ID#: 174427
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits, Agencies, and Schools for Community Proj...

Deadline 08/31/20

Grants to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations, government agencies, and schools for projects that benefit communities in eligible regions. Applicants must contact the funding source to obtain an invitation code to apply. Eligible project areas are yo...

GrantWatch ID#: 183038

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Local Governments, and Native American Organizations to Benefit Na...

Deadline 09/01/20

Grants ranging from $150 to $10,000 to Oregon local governments and charitable organizations in eligible counties and to USA Native American organizations for programs that benefit Native American communities. Funding is provided for programs in the areas of alcohol an...

GrantWatch ID#: 145701

Fellowships and In-Kind Support to USA Individuals for Projects that Promote Social Justice

Deadline 09/01/20

Fellowships and in-kind support to USA individuals for projects that promote social justice and address challenges related to inequality and climate change. Eligible expenses include project-related costs, including but not limited to, research, conference fees, websit...

GrantWatch ID#: 159689

Grants to California Artists and Nonprofits to Provide Arts for the Underserved in Santa Cla...

Deadline 09/01/20

Grants to California individual artists and nonprofit arts organizations for projects and activities that provide increased access to arts opportunities for the diverse cultural communities and underserved populations of Santa Clara and San Mateo counties. Eligible ...

GrantWatch ID#: 173162

Grants to USA Nonprofits and Arts Organizations to Support Visual Artists' Professional and C...

Deadline 09/01/20

Grants to USA nonprofit and arts organizations, museums, and cultural institutions for projects that support visual artists' needs and contribute to their creative and professional development. Funding is intended to support initiatives such as exhibitions, regranting,...

GrantWatch ID#: 173516
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Grants to USA Nonprofits, Businesses, and Artists for Native American Arts and Cultural Proj...

Deadline 09/01/20

Grants of up to $10,000 to USA artists, organizations, foundations, museums, and businesses for Native American arts and cultural projects and programs. Funding is intended to support activities, education, and projects related to the culture of the Osage Nation. Grant...

GrantWatch ID#: 173610

Grants to California Arts Organizations, Nonprofits, and Artists for Local Arts Initiatives

Deadline 09/01/20

Grants of up to $1,000 to California individual artists, arts organizations, and arts nonprofits to enhance and expand programs and services that increase access to the arts in eligible regions. Funding is intended to support a wide range of artistic activities that pr...

GrantWatch ID#: 173821

Grants to California Nonprofits in Eligible Locations for Programs to Benefit Residents

Deadline 09/01/20

Grants to California nonprofit organizations in eligible locations for programs, capital projects, and operational support to benefit local residents. Focus areas include health, arts, culture, senior citizens, children, youth, families, animal welfare, agricultural ed...

GrantWatch ID#: 173955
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Grants to USA Nonprofits for Professional Activities to Preserve Art

Deadline 10/01/20 LOI Date: 09/01/20

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for professional activities to preserve art. Applicants are required to submit a Letter of Intent prior to submitting a full application. Funding is intended for programs that support the professional practice of art conservation, ...

GrantWatch ID#: 179284

Grants to California Artists and Organizations for Local Arts Programming

Deadline 09/01/20

Grants of up to $10,000 to California artists and artistic organizations to increase arts opportunities and programming for the cultural enrichment of local residents. Funding is intended to support programs and projects in areas such as theater, dance, heritage, visua...

GrantWatch ID#: 185996

Grants to California Nonprofits, Schools, and Agencies to Address the Needs of Vulnerable Re...

Deadline 09/01/20

Grants of up to $25,000 to California nonprofit organizations, schools, and government agencies in eligible counties to address the needs of vulnerable individuals and families affected by the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. Areas of concern include food insecurity, c...

GrantWatch ID#: 189623

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Female Artists for Participation in an Arts-Based Re...

Deadline 09/01/20

Grants to USA, Canada, and International individual female artists for participation in an arts-based residency program. Funding is intended to support a residency that encourages artists to create new work in a range of artistic disciplines. Preference is given to art...

GrantWatch ID#: 190591
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Grants to California Arts Nonprofits in Eligible Areas for Support During the Coronavirus Cr...

Deadline 09/03/20

Grants of up to $10,000 to California nonprofit arts organizations in eligible locations for support during the Coronavirus (COVID-19) health crisis. Priority will be given to local arts nonprofits that promote the works of marginalized artists and communities, and tha...

GrantWatch ID#: 190999
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Grants to USA Nonprofits for Domestic or International Educational Programs

Deadline 10/09/20 LOI Date: 09/04/20

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for educational projects operating nationally or internationally. Grants are typically intended for seed funding of new or expanding programs. Applicants are required to submit a letter of inquiry prior to submitting a full applica...

GrantWatch ID#: 156301

Grants to USA Nonprofits and Tribal Governments to Promote Justice and Liberation

Deadline 09/04/20

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations and tribal governments to support activities that promote justice and liberation. Applicants seeking multi-year grants must contact program staff prior to applying. Funding is intended for organizations that are actively responding...

GrantWatch ID#: 163181

Grants to USA Artists for Essential and Urgent Needs During COVID-19

Deadline 09/09/20

Grants of $1,000 to USA and territories artists to mitigate the financial impact of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. Funding is intended to provide urgent financial assistance to craft artists. Eligible uses of funds include meeting urgent food, housing, and/or hea...

GrantWatch ID#: 191139